Sins Of The Fathers

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Isaiah 43:27

Your first father sinned, and your mediators have rebelled against Me.

Exodus 20:5

You must not bow down to them or worship them; for I, the Lord your God, am a jealous God, punishing the children for the fathers' sin, to the third and fourth [generations] of those who hate Me,

Exodus 34:7

maintaining faithful love to a thousand [generations], forgiving wrongdoing, rebellion, and sin. But He will not leave [the guilty] unpunished, bringing the consequences of the fathers' wrongdoing on the children and grandchildren to the third and fourth generation.

Numbers 14:18

The Lord is slow to anger and rich in faithful love, forgiving wrongdoing and rebellion. But He will not leave [the guilty] unpunished, bringing the consequences of the fathers' wrongdoing on the children to the third and fourth generation.

Deuteronomy 5:9

You must not bow down to them or worship them, because I, the Lord your God, am a jealous God, punishing the children for the fathers' sin to the third and fourth [generations] of those who hate Me,

Job 21:19

God reserves a person's punishment for his children. Let God repay the person himself, so that he may know [it].

Isaiah 14:21

Prepare a place of slaughter for his sons, because of the iniquity of their fathers. They never rise up to possess a land or fill the surface of the earth with cities.

Isaiah 65:7

[for] your iniquities and the iniquities of your fathers together," says the Lord. "Because they burned incense on the mountains and reproached Me on the hills, I will reward them fully for their former deeds."

Jeremiah 31:29

"In those days, it will never again be said: The fathers have eaten sour grapes, and the children's teeth are set on edge.

Ezekiel 18:2

"What do you mean by using this proverb concerning the land of Israel: The fathers eat sour grapes, and the children's teeth are set on edge?

Jeremiah 32:18

You show faithful love to thousands but lay the fathers' sins on their sons' laps after them, great and mighty God whose name is the Lord of Hosts,

Psalm 17:14

With Your hand, Lord, [save me] from men, from men of the world, whose portion is in this life: You fill their bellies with what You have in store, their sons are satisfied, and they leave their surplus to their children.

Isaiah 14:20

You will not join them in burial, because you destroyed your land and slaughtered your own people. The offspring of evildoers will never be remembered.

Ezekiel 20:4

"Will you pass judgment against them, will you pass judgment, son of man? Explain to them the abominations of their fathers.

Zechariah 1:2

"The Lord was extremely angry with your ancestors.

Luke 6:23

"Rejoice in that day and leap for joy! Take note-your reward is great in heaven, because this is the way their ancestors used to treat the prophets.

Luke 6:26

Woe to you when all people speak well of you, because this is the way their ancestors used to treat the false prophets.

John 9:2

His disciples questioned Him: "Rabbi, who sinned, this man or his parents, that he was born blind?"

Deuteronomy 24:16

"Fathers are not to be put to death for [their] children or children for [their] fathers; each person will be put to death for his own sin.

2 Kings 14:6

However, he did not put the children of the murderers to death, as it is written in the book of the law of Moses where the Lord commanded, "Fathers must not be put to death because of children, and children must not be put to death because of fathers; instead, each one will be put to death for his own sin."

Ezekiel 18:19

But you may ask: Why doesn't the son suffer punishment for the father's iniquity? Since the son has done what is just and right, carefully observing all My statutes, he will certainly live.

Ezekiel 18:20

The person who sins is the one who will die. A son won't suffer punishment for the father's iniquity, and a father won't suffer punishment for the son's iniquity. The righteousness of the righteous person will be on him, and the wickedness of the wicked person will be on him.

Ezekiel 18:17

He keeps his hand from [harming] the poor, not taking interest or profit [on a loan]. He practices My ordinances and follows My statutes. Such a person will not die for his father's iniquity. He will certainly live.

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